Therapeutic Recreation Specialist in Rochester, NY
Hillside Posted: 2021-02-10
Rochester, NY 14609
Hillside Family of Agencies is currently hiring for a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist at our Rochester, NY location. This is a full time (40 hour) position with the required ability to work flexible hours including some weekends and evenings.
The Therapeutic Recreation Specialist is responsible for planning, organizing and implementing recreational activities for the Monroe Campus as well as responsibility for recreation center supervision, risk management and safety. The position requires an individual committed to recreation as a career choice through training and continuing education. Experience in Youth Recreation within Human Services environment desired. 1-3 years of youth recreation experience in a human services environment preferred.
Associates degree required, in Recreation, Physical Education or related field of study Bachelor’s preferred.
Valid driver’s license and meet agency driving standards; driving is required.
Current CPR/First Aid certification and valid life guarding certification, or a time-frame to obtaining lifeguard certification, upon hire.